Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
The Ottoman Culture History SAN 281 3 2 + 2 3 5
Precondition Courses <p> -</p>
Recommended Optional Courses <p> Istanbul Semineri</p>
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Arş.Gör.Dr. MERT AĞAOĞLU
Course Lecturers Arş.Gör.Dr. MERT AĞAOĞLU,
Course Assistants


Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

To teach the elements of Ottoman culture in detail

Course Content

The aim of this course is to examine the structure of the state and society of the Ottoman Empire, Palace and state organization, ceremonies, social life and music, literature, architecture, painting and theatre in the context of Ottoman culture.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Recognizes the basic characteristics of Ottoman culture Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework,
2 Learns the way of life of Ottoman people Lecture, Question-Answer, Oral Exam,
3 Establishes connections between Western culture and Ottoman culture Lecture, Question-Answer, Oral Exam,
4 Proposes research proposal on the subject Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing,
5 Distinguishes Ottoman civilization from Western civilization Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Oral Exam,
6 Understand the importance of Ottoman culture in art history Lecture, Question-Answer, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Intro
2 Explaining the concepts of civilization, Culture and Art
3 Globalization and culture
4 Elements Of Ottoman Culture
5 Ottoman State and Palace Organization
6 Ceremonies and social life
7 The Foundation System
8 Architecture
10 Miniature and picture
11 Ortaoyunu-meddah and theater
12 Music
13 Clothing and food culture
14 Visual Sources Of Ottoman Culture History (Engravings, Photographs)
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Examines according to geographical region, country, community and time to the material culture which feature art and evaluates to them by specific disciplines methods X
2 Has solving skills based on identification, interpretation, evaluation, research and evidence the Art History issues and problems using with information of Architecture, Archaeology, Fine Arts theoretical and practical knowledge acquired in the field. X
3 Can make plans and practices in the field of art history studies X
4 Recognizes, formulates and solves resources and problems Art History field X
5 Researches, preserves, teaches the historical environmental values and supports this development X
6 Has the transfer skills to Art History field innovations, monitoring developments in science and technology, to be able to constantly renew itself X
8 Compatible with the social environmentand has reached general culture level as required by the profession and and social relationships are strong; examines, develops and if necessary modifies norms guiding these relations with a critical perspective; manufactures and implements projects for the social environment where social responsibility.
9 Has technical skills about Drawing, restoration, building survey, excavation techniques, photography and computer usage X
10 Dominates the national and international legislationabout Art History and develops to strategies, policies and implementation plans acting in accordance with this legislation and evaluates the obtained results. X
11 Recognizes, identifies cultural and historical values of the region; prepares, implements, manages, monitors plans and projects related this; informs people and institutions X
12 Has to be able to fit, work into any kind of field work and the ability to use the necessary technical equipment and professional ethics and a sense of responsibility X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 15
2. Kısa Sınav 15
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Quiz 2 5 10
Assignment 1 20 20
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 135
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.4
dersAKTSKredisi 5